Andrew Thomas Weil is an American celebrity doctor who advocates for alternative medicine. Weil became interested in the ideas and practices of complementary and alternative medicine, and went on to play a seminal role in codifying and establishing the emerging field of integrative medicine, which aims to combine alternative medicine, conventional evidence-based medicine, and other practices into a higher-order "system of systems" to address human healing via action in multiple "dimensions".
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Understand the origins of romantic love and reignite your important relationships with this illuminating book. Learn about its psychological dynamics and the meaning behind it all in order to deepen your connections.
A very short, easily read book about the traps that people get themselves into in romantic relationships. – source
The End of Faith
Religion, Terror, and the Future of Reason
This book analyzes the conflict between reason and religion in the modern world, exploring our willingness to prioritize religious beliefs even when they lead to human atrocities. Sam Harris warns against organized religion's encroachment into world politics, and calls for a secular and humanistic approach to ethics and spirituality.
One of the books that I have commonly given out to people. – source
Tao Te Ching
A timeless classic of spiritual literature, this Taoist text speaks to the qualities of an enlightened leader and a balanced, harmonious life. Written over two thousand years ago, it offers insights helpful not only for personal growth but also in leadership, business, and politics today. A remarkable English translation by a leading scholar, this compact and portable edition is part of the Shambhala Pocket Library series, featuring short, accessible teachings from renowned figures that distill wisdom from over 50 years of Shambhala Publications.
I find those verses which were the sole output of this philosopher to be remarkably right on. – source
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A little golden guide of hallucinogenic plants. If you can find a copy of it, it’s amazing. – source